The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 65 – What You Need to Know In Case of Emergency on The Farm with Amanda Volsen

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 65 – What You Need to Know In Case of Emergency on The Farm with Amanda Volsen

On this week’s episode of The Rural Woman Podcast, you’ll meet Amanda Volsen. Amanda grew up on a hobby farm in western Wisconsin and now finds herself in south central Minnesota, married to a 6th generation farmer.  She and her husband, Eric, keep very busy raising corn, soybeans, small grains and four children who are [...]

Happy Anniversary (to me): Celebrating Three Years of Sharing my Ag Story Online

Happy Anniversary (to me): Celebrating Three Years of Sharing my Ag Story Online

January 20, 2017 I was sitting by the pool sipping my fruity adult beverage in Cabo nearing the end of my honeymoon. I spent two glorious weeks with my hubby soaking up all the tacos, tequila, and sunshine I could stand. Part of me wanted to stay forever and the other part of me was [...]

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 30 – Farm Wife Life: Two Part Interview with Kylie Epperson and Whitney Larson

The Rural Woman Podcast Episode 30 – Farm Wife Life: Two Part Interview with Kylie Epperson and Whitney Larson

On this week's episode of The Rural Woman Podcast you'll hear from the co hosts of the Midwest Farm Wives podcast Kylie Epperson and Whitney Larson. We did an interview swap so make sure once you're done listening to this episode you head on over and listen to my interview on their podcast! Meet Kylie [...]

Midwest Farm Wives Podcast – The One with The Rural Woman

Midwest Farm Wives Podcast – The One with The Rural Woman

Hi friends! I was recently interviewed by Whitney & Kylie on the Midwest Farm Wives Podcast! We has such a great time talking about our farms, family's and the Ag community. Be sure to tune in to The Rural Woman Podcast on Friday, November 1 as Whitney and Kylie shared their stories in Ag with [...]

My Kitchen Essentials

Good morning! I got up this morning to take Charlie for her walk and it was actually a bit chilly outside. It's a nice break from the +44 degree Celsius we had earlier this week. It felt like we were walking through an oven! Thank goodness for air conditioning. Harvest 18 has slowly started on [...]

What is FOPO?

What is FOPO?

Ah - modern day abbreviations (also known as slang). YOLO, BAE, MCM, TBT, and FOMO only to name a few.  Since I am technically in the millennial generation, I should know what most of these mean. But to be honest,  I sometimes need to use The Google to look them up. I recently learned a [...]

Onion, Garlic & Rosemary Hemp Avocado Toast

Onion, Garlic & Rosemary Hemp Avocado Toast

Avocado is basically it's own food group in my world. I essentially eat it in someway shape or form everyday. Here's one of my favourite avocado toast recipes: 2 slices of Little Big Bread (toasted) 1/2 of an avocado (mashed) 20g cooked lentils 1tsp crushed chilies 1-2 tbs Onion, Garlic & Rosemary Hemp Heart Toppers [...]

Manitoba Harvest Pumpkin Energy Bites

Manitoba Harvest Pumpkin Energy Bites

Last night I attended the Lethbridge Local Fashion Show hosted by Great Strides Fine Shoes Lethbridge where multiple local stores showed their beautiful seasonal wears. It was such a lovely evening filled with fabulous shoes, clothing, accessories, and wine! I have mention in a previous Instagram post that on the occasional Saturday you'll see me [...]

1825 Days

1825 Days

In my blog post, 25 Things About Me, I mentioned a little bit of how I met my Farmer. I thought I would share a bit more of our story as it was five years ago today when we went on our first date. Let's start from the beginning. It was a Friday night in [...]

Farm Wife Fail

Farm Wife Fail

Good morning and Happy Monday!! Do the words 'Happy' and 'Monday' go together for you? Or is it the opposite? I think Monday's get a pretty bad rap, but I'll admit today has been a doozy so far. My Farmer left last week, in the middle of a blizzard, to head down south to go [...]